Summer Activities in Marquette, MI

Summertime in Upper Michigan is the ultimate time to get outside. Ride or hike our 100+ miles of breathtaking trails. Take to the lake with over 83 miles of Lake Superior shoreline or inland lakes big or small. Fish, paddle, dive in or go for a scenic stroll. Whatever level of adventure you're U.P. for, you'll find it in Marquette County.

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Choose your Adventure

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Dive in

Paddle, fish, swim or splash your way on the water from small, warmer inland lakes to the biggest and coolest freshwater lake of all.

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Dig in

Breakfast, lunch, dinner, or whenever, with over a dozen restaurants with outdoor and patio seating, fuel up for your ride, hike, or swim with local food that's fresh and delicious.

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Ride on

With 100+ miles of mountain bike-tailored trails, find the perfect route to suit your level and experience. MTBing not your thing? Check out our Self-guide City Bike Tour, a 12.6-mile route on paved paths and city streets and sidewalks.

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From shoreline strolls to scenic climbs, whichever path you choose, you'll be met with #ReMARQable views. 

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Drink U.P.

Whether you're looking to take a pint-stop between activities or wind down after a long day, we recommend a quick stop at one of our many local breweries to enjoy live music, order from a food truck, and chill out with a nice cold brew.

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